Procurement's Role in Avoiding Supply Chain Disruptions

September 17, 2019

Electronic-component buyers are in a great position to help manufacturers avoid or at least prepare for potential supply chain disruptions. Numerous factors can influence supply chain disruptions, and the number of potential threats grows every year.

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"AI is a global leading quality control and compliance service provider that partners with brands, retailers and importers around the world to secure, manage and optimize their global supply chain. AI performs Supplier Audit Programs, Product Inspections and Lab Testing. Clients from over 100 countries worldwide benefit from web-based mobile friendly account management, fast scheduling and highly competitive all-inclusive pricing. AI guarantees to be onsite within 48 hours of booking, compiling a detailed report available online the same day as the inspection. Founded in Hong Kong, AI has 19 offices, over 1,400 employees from 77 nationalities and operates in over 77 countries."

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Warehouse safety: The dangers of modern warehouses and how to prevent them

Infographic | January 10, 2020

In order to appropriately hands any accident that many happen, make sure all employees know how to Respond to accidents and understand company procedures. Report accidents to a super. Locate fire extinguishers. Locate MSDS (Material Safety Data Sheets, and chemical spill cleanup kits.

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WORKING OF LOGISTICS & SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

Infographic | January 3, 2020

Mechanism of Logistics Management. A proper supply chain may include transportation, shipping, receiving, storage supplier. Manufacture transmit load to supplier, warehouse and 3 PL Providers & Packages will be given to the local facility.

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INVESTING IN SUPPLY CHAIN PREPAREDNESS

Infographic | March 23, 2020

from complex emergencies to sudden onset responses, recent cooperative studies tri HELP Logistics, Kuehne Logistics University. Action Contre la Faim France, Global Logistics Cluster, If RC, Save the Childern International and INICEF, show just how important preparedness action can be across die humanitarian supply chain.

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TOP ISSUES FACING 3PL'S AND COLD STORAGE WAREHOUSES

Infographic | January 6, 2020

Power consumption: Energy cost have increased 33% over the past decade. Consumption rose from 5.25 c/KWH to over 7.01 c/KWH this accounting for nearly 15 percent of the facilities operating cost. Next to energy, labor costs are the second largest concern for a 3PL warehouse. The demand for skilled labor is at an all time high with manufactures, repack operators and other warehouses and retailers all competing for the same worker.

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E-TAILER 2022 TRENDS

Infographic | May 14, 2022

DHL eCommerce Solutions hasidentified the following trendsthat it expects will continue or intensify in 2022 in the U.S.

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Warehouse Safety

Infographic | February 21, 2020

Health and Safety is a major concern for the Supply Chain & Logistics industries, where hazards and workplace accident risk are significant. We’ve gathered some stats from Safe Work Australia to illustrate the above, as well as recommendations on how to run a safe warehouse:

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AsiaInspection

"AI is a global leading quality control and compliance service provider that partners with brands, retailers and importers around the world to secure, manage and optimize their global supply chain. AI performs Supplier Audit Programs, Product Inspections and Lab Testing. Clients from over 100 countries worldwide benefit from web-based mobile friendly account management, fast scheduling and highly competitive all-inclusive pricing. AI guarantees to be onsite within 48 hours of booking, compiling a detailed report available online the same day as the inspection. Founded in Hong Kong, AI has 19 offices, over 1,400 employees from 77 nationalities and operates in over 77 countries."

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